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Full text of "Impressions : Victoria, British Colombia, Canada "The Mecca of all pacific coast tourists""

TALLY-HO, FOUR IN HAND, CARRIAGE OR 
ANY KIND OF LIVERY TURNOUT, CAN BE 

ENGAGED ON VERY REASONABLE TERMS FROM THE 



VICTORIA TRANSFER COMPANY 



21 BROUGHTON STREET. ONE OF THE BEST EQUIPPED 
LIVERY AND HACK STABLES IN BRITISH COLUMBIA. 

TELEPHONE 129 — 





VICTORIA^ J^OST 
POPULAR, HOTEJL. 

CENTRAL LOCATION 

OPPOSITE CARNEGIE FREE LI BRARY 




RATEtf ARE MODERATE 
HOTEL IS PEERLEJVS 

WITH ORWITHOtJT BATH 

ACCOMODATION FOR 200 GUESTS 



AMERICAN 
PLAN 



EUROPEAN 
PLAN 

ROOM ONLY) 

.v50 
to 
t.50 




FISHERMEN ON THE WHOLE 
MET WITH CONSIDERABLE 
SUCCESS YESTERDAY. ON 
THE COWICHAN RIVER 'E. 4 
N. RAILWAY' A NUMBER OF 
GOOD BASKETS WERE TAKEN 
WHERE THE FISH WERE 
RISING WELL. AT SHAWNI- 
GAN LAKE 'E. A N. RAILWAY I 
ONEORTWO LARGE CATCHES 
WERE TAKEN WITH THE 
TROLL. ON BOTH THE RIVER 
AND LAKE THE FISH HAVE 
NOT YET BEEN RISING WELL 
TO THE FLY, BUT GOOD 
SUCCESS HAS BEEN THE 
RULE WITH THE TROLL.' 
Colonist. May 13th. 1902. 




TWO PARKS FRONTING THIS ROAD HAVE BEEN RECENTLY 
ACQUIRED FOR RECREATION PURPOSES. ONE IN THE FORE- 
GROUND BY THE CITY COUNCIL. AND ONE SeYOND THE 
BRIDGE TO RIGHT. BY THE ELECTRIC RAILWAY COMPANY 




in the famous Frajer Valley , 

where the DOMINION FAIH ml1 bc huu ' W 



THE CANADIAN NATIONAL FAIR 

WILL BE HELD FOR 1905 IN NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., FROM SEPTEMBER 
27TH TO OCTOBER 7th AND WILL COST AT LEAST ONE HUNDRED AND 
FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS. OF WHICH FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS HAS 
BEEN APPROPRIATED BY THE DOMINION GOVERNMENT , 1 ■■ 11 ' 

.THE EXHIBITS WILL REPRESENT THE VAST RESOURCES OF CANADA. 
PARTICULARLY OF' THE WEST. THE ATTRACTIONS WILL INCLUDE A 
MAGNIFICENT INDIAN PAGEANT, WATER CARNIVAL AQUATIC SPORTS, 
HORSE RACING LACROSSE AND BASEBALL GAMES. ALSO MAGNIFICENT 
ELECTRICAL AND PYROTECHNICAL DISPLAY. MANY FAMOUS BANDS OF 
MUSIC WILL BE ENGAGED CHEAP EXCURSION RATES WILL BE IN FORCE FROM All PARTS. 



fjollv. Caurel, Sweet Brtar, Rose*, 
lid an Shrubs, Plant* and flower* 
that an peculiar to England are to 
N found lu great profusion amu* 
Ulctoriai awl all the favorite and 
popular Sports of the "Old Dud." 

Cricket, football, tennis, 
6off, RowWj, Saiiitu, fly 
fisbinfl, as well as Ibe 
Canadian and American 
national Games, are freely 

indulged In ftv residents and visitors. 
m visitors 10 the Pacific Coast 
should not fall to spend some time In 
this Interesting city i 

Cheap rates In 100$ front all pans 
Of the continent^